Short after the fall of the Berlin Wall, Carl was torn into life in 1990 in the city of Plauen, Saxony. His childhood led him across acting, music and also film making. As a teenager he created his very own commercials, experimented with VFX and soon started to write and create his first own short films. After graduation he spent one year in Rwanda before he moved to Berlin where he began to set his first footsteps into the film industry. He worked as a production assistant and lightning technician, gained expierences as a sound engineer, DIT and camera asisstant and finally, after working as assistant for a while took his own way as a freelance editor.